Once established in the landscape, requires only occasional watering. Water container plants when the top 2-3 in. of soil is dry
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|Botanical Pronunciation||SAL-vee-uh ELL-eh-ganz|
|Average Size at Maturity||3-4' tall x 3-4' wide|
|Bloom Time||Late summer to fall|
|Design Ideas||A beautiful addition to herb gardens, mixed borders and containers.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Edible, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established in the landscape, requires only occasional watering. Water container plants when the top 2-3 in. of soil is dry|
Thrives in average, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a slow-release fertilizer when new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 10